A home near Miltona was destroyed by fire Sunday, April 23, with two of the homeowner's dogs unable to escape. No people were inside the house when the fire started, the Douglas County Sheriff's Office said in a news release. The sheriff's office said Nick Kaufman reported that his home at 16014 County Road 65 Northeast was on fire about 12:13 p.m., saying flames were visible. The Miltona Fire Department responded and requested assistance from the Parkers Prairie Fire Department. The two departments extinguished the fire but the house was a total loss. According to the homeowner, he had a wood stove in the front of the home that was in use. The home is northeast of Miltona.
04/20/17 18:11 25665 135TH AVE, LONG PRAIRIE, MN 56347 Theft
On Thursday night (4/20/17) at 6:11 pm Todd County Sheriff’s Office Received a Theft report of an ATV from Leslie Twp. James Beste reported someone had stolen his Polaris 335 sportsman. Between Tuesday 4-18-17 and Thursday 4-20-17. Any information on this incident please contact the Todd County Sheriff’s Office.
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